Crown Princess Receives Dining, Cabin Renovations in Dry Dock

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Princess Cruises’ ship Crown Princess has completed her ten-day dry dock in the Bahamas. Sailing on a series of Mediterranean cruises this summer, guests will return from days in port to a ship with new dining choices, upgraded cabins, revamped kid’s clubs, and more. Read on to see what’s been renovated. Dining Four Princess outdoor dining venues […]

MSC Cruises’ Newest Flagship is Delivered

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MSC Cruises officially took delivery of their new 153,516-gross ton flagship earlier today at the Fincantieri shipyard in Monfalcone, Italy. The ceremony for MSC Seaview took place with the Founder and Executive Chairman of MSC Group Gianluigi Aponte present, as well as Executive Chairman of MSC Cruises Pierfrancesco Vago, CEO of Fincantieri Giuseppe Bono, as well as […]

Why This Little Girl’s ‘Touching’ Cruise Story is Actually Bad

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“My name is Shiloe,” begins a message in a bottle which recently was found in Northern Africa. “I am 6 years old and live on Long Island, New York, USA. I want to wish you a happy and health [sic] life. I dug up this crystal from a cave in Upstate New York, and it […]

Apps to Keep You Happy on Those Long Sea Days

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The most challenging aspect of a cruise operator’s job is keeping their passengers happy on those long days spent cruising at sea. From movies to comedy clubs, karaoke to ballroom dancing, thankfully, the list of onboard activities is endless. Even so, there are times when as a passenger aboard a ship full of other people, […]

Norwegian Cruise Line Boosts Go-Kart Pricing

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It looks as if Norwegian Cruise Line is taking full advantage of the law of supply and demand: The price of the wildly-popular (and heavily advertised) go-kart track on board the brand new Norwegian Bliss is being boosted even as the ship begins its regular season cruising to Alaska out of Seattle. What The Thrill […]